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Centre declares entire Assam as 'disturbed' area

The Centre has declared the entire Assam as a 'disturbed' area under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act -- the AFSPA -- for three more months, citing various violent activities by insurgent......

Assam: 2 detained in 'cattle thieves' lynching case

Police on Monday detained two persons in connection with the alleged lynching of two suspected cattle thieves in central Assam’s Nagaon district but refrained from terming it as a case of......

Assam: 2 lynched over suspicion of cattle theft

In a first case of cow vigilantes going to the extremes in Assam, a mob on Sunday lynched two men in Nagaon district suspecting them to be cattle thieves. Senior police officials said the men, aged......

Dalai Lama meets jawan who escorted him to India 58 yrs ago

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Sunday had an emotional reunion with one of the five Assam Rifles guards who escorted him to India during his escape from Tibet in March 1959. The Dalai......

Assam clerics issue 'fatwa' against teenage singer

A group of Islamic clerics have issued a fatwa banning a prominent teenaged singer of Assam from performing in any public entertainment event but she remained unfazed on Wednesday and said she......

Note ban: In Assam's tea gardens cash is perennially in demand

In the fifth of a six-part series on the impact of demonetisation, Avishek Rakshit senses a storm brewing over the 850-odd tea gardens in the north eastern state, which have a weekly and......

Payment problems plague 1 million plantation workers

The Assam government has taken the initiative to pay workers their wages electronically and has asked banks to open branches adjacent to tea gardens and install ATMs in estates. The plantation......

Andhra becomes second state to achieve 100% electrification

About 35 per cent rural households in states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha and Assam still lacked access to power supply Andhra Pradesh has become the second state in the......

Assam becomes the first state to ratify GST

The GST Bill, seen as single biggest tax reform in a long time, needs to be ratified by at least 15 state legislatures before the President can notify the GST Council which will decide the new tax......

'India will never cease to confound me'

IMAGE: A scene from India in a Day. 'The family in Assam, where we see the little girl washing her face in the gutter before she heads to school, to me that is a shocking story.''But there are......

Does Priyanka love Rhinos?

Or does Priyanka Chopra's love for Assam go beyond that? Priyanka Chopra is the latest actor to join the list of actors promoting different Indian states. The Quantico actor will reportedly promote......

Ranji Roundup: Punjab concede three points; Delhi crush Assam

A round-up of Ranji matches played across India on Sunday Double failure for Yuvraj as Punjab concede three points IMAGE: Goa batsman S S Bandekar celebrates his half-century during the Ranji......

John Abraham meets Assam CM to discuss ISL opening ceremony

IMAGE: Bollywood actor and owner of NorthEast United John Abraham with Assam Chief Minister Sabarnanda Sonowal. Photograph: Twitter. Bollywood actor John Abraham, also the owner of NorthEast......

ISL: Guwahati to host season-opener

The Indian Super League 2016 season will kick-off in Guwahati, Assam, with an opening ceremony and the season opening match. By awarding Guwahati the rights to host ISL 2016 opening ceremony,......
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Jann ki Baat to mark NDA govt's 3rd anniversary

After being away from the glare for a long time, Union minister Smriti Zubin Irani was drafted by the BJP brass to announce a 20-day mega programme... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/613118/jann-ki-baat-mark-nda.html
APRO launches skill development programme

JALUKBARI, May 22 - Inauguration of a skill development programme (SDP) of the Assam Police Radio Organisation (APRO), accredited by the Department... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=may2317/city058
2 killed in head-on collision

TURA, May 22 - Two persons were killed and another seriously injured after a bus collided with a motorcycle near Mahendraganj in South West Garo... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=may2317/oth055
Fencing body's meet

GUWAHATI, May 22 - The Assam Fencing Association retained Durga Das Boro as president and Bipul Kumar Sarma as secretary in its Annual General... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=may2317/sports055
NDFB(S) second-in-command shot

GUWAHATI, May 22 - The Indian Army gunned down the deputy commander-in-chief of NDFB(S) Jwrimiya Muchahary alias M Jwrimin in a joint operation... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=may2317/state050

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